The FAA Instrument Rating gives you the ability to fly under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). In other words, you won’t be held up by clouds or reduced visibility. This is also the next step in becoming a professional pilot. This course is also the foundation that your ability as a skilled professional pilot is built on. If the foundation isn’t strong, you will continue to have difficulties in future training, which will cost you more money. This is why our syllabus takes advantage of real-world situations outside of your comfort zone. That means flying on complex cross countries to build you the skills necessary to operate in complex environments, flying in actual IFR conditions where it allows, and maximizing your learning by flying the simulator in tough situations. This company is built by professionals that have more complex actual IFR flight time than most have total time. We teach and pass those experiences gained over many years to our students. When you finish this course, you will be prepared to fly yourself and your passengers into the busiest most complex airport during inclement weather with aircraft malfunctions and arrive safely.
The FAA requires 50 hours of PIC cross-country flight time, 40 hours of simulated instrument flight time, and 15 hours of dedicated instrument instruction for the rating. We provide training and a course syllabus that meets all of these requirements in the minimum time. You can start your instrument rating the day after you complete your private and be done in less than a month.
INSTRUMENT RATING COURSE
Up to 47 hrs of flight time in DA40
Up to 45 hrs of flight instruction
Unlimited ground instruction while in the course
Instrument Pilot Ground School Course
Books and courseware
Online learning tools and videos
Unlimited desktop trainer sim use
Completion Time: 4 weeks or less
ACCELERATED INSTRUMENT TRAINING
We also offer accelerated instrument courses for higher time pilots who already meet most of the requirements. These courses are tailored and quoted to your needs and requirements. You can be complete in as little as 10 days.